Report: Egypt confiscates weapons en route to Gaza

By JPOST.COM STAFF
August 31, 2010 19:26

Egyptian authorities discovered three weapons chaches headed for Gaza, Palestinian news agency Ma'an reported on Tuesday.

A warehouse was reportedly found in Nakhel, in the Sinai, with 30 artillery shells and 20 anti-aircraft missiles. In addition, 80 anti-aircraft missiles were found in the side of a mountain, while 50 more such missiles and other weapons were found in Wadi Hurriya.

Ma'an reported that the weapons were on their way to be smuggled into Gaza border town Rafah through underground tunnels.



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